LYNDEN

ORDINANCE NO. 1638

AN ORDINANCE FOR THE CITY OF LYNDEN AMENDING

ORDINANCE NO. 1571 LEVYING TAXES FOR GENERAL MUNICIPAL PURPOSES FOR TAXES COLLECTIBLE AND PAYABLE IN 2022 IN THE CITY OF LYNDEN, WASHINGTON

A complete copy of this Ordinance is available during regular business hours at the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 300 4th Street, Lynden, Washington.  The Ordinance will be mailed upon request without cost.  This publication by title is made pursuant to RCW 35A.12.160. Adopted November 15, 2021.

Published November 17, 2021

CITY OF LYNDEN

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

PROJECT NO. 2022-01 ANNUAL SUPPLY OF ASPHALT, QUARRY ROCK, GRAVEL, SAND & TOPSOIL

NOTICE is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the City of Lynden Public Works Department at 300 4th Street, Lynden, Washington, 98264, (360) 354-3446, until 2:00 pm on Wednesday, December 1, 2021.

Materials to be supplied on demand within 24 hours (or within two hours in case of emergency) and delivered to within five miles of the Lynden service area if necessary. A weight slip must be submitted at time of delivery.

The bid is to establish a list of suppliers and firm prices for the 2022 supply of asphalt, quarry rock, gravel, soil and fractured sand for the City. Bidders must be on the City of Lynden’s Small Works Roster at time of bid due date. Award will be made to the lowest and or most responsible bidder. The City will select the supplier submitting the lowest responsible bid for the specific material needed. However, under special circumstances, the City may select the supplier not submitting the lowest bid, but in consideration of the special circumstances meet the City’s requirements for the specified material needed. Special circumstances that may be considered include differences in ability to deliver, delivery time, availability of material, special loading or unloading conditions, total cost (including transport), performance of the delivered material, location of the source and proximity to the delivery point. Fuel surcharge must be included in bid price.

The City of Lynden reserves the right to accept a proposal of the bidder submitting the lowest responsible bid, to reject any or all bids, or to re-solicit the call for bids if the best interest of the City of Lynden is served thereby.  

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage participation in this bidding process by all interested firms, including disadvantaged, minority-owned, women-owned, and emerging small business enterprises.

Heather Sytsma

Office Manager

Published November 17, 2021

CITY OF LYNDEN

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

PROJECT 2022-02 CHEMICALS

NOTICE is hereby given that the City of Lynden will receive sealed bids at the office of the Public Works Department, 300 4th Street, Lynden, WA, 98264, until 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, for Project No. 2022-02, to furnish the following goods or services:

1. Chemical Hydrated Lime

2. Liquid Aluminum Sulfate

3. Solar Extra-Coarse Salt

4. Fluorosilicic Acid

5. Sodium Hypochlorite

Bid documents may be obtained in the Public Works Department office at the above address or online at https://www.lyndenwa.org/public-works/pw-projects/public-works-projects/ All bids must be submitted in a sealed envelope marked with the project name and number.

The city reserves the right to reject any or all bids, or any part thereof, to waiver irregularities or informalities in the bid or bidding process, and to give particular attention to the price to determine the most responsive bid.

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage participation in this bidding process by all interested firms, including disadvantaged, minority-owned, women-owned, and emerging small business enterprises.

All inquiries may be directed to the Public Works Department at (360) 354-3446.

Heather Sytsma

Office Manager

Published November 17, 2021

CITY OF LYNDEN

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

LAB ANALYSIS SERVICES (Project No. 2022-03)

NOTICE is hereby given that the City of Lynden will receive sealed bids at the office of the Public Works Department, 300 4th Street, Lynden, WA, 98264, until 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, to furnish lab analysis on drinking water, wastewater, biosolids and compost.

Service requirements and associated documents may be obtained in the Public Works Department office at the above address. All bids must be submitted in a sealed envelope marked with the project name and number.

The city reserves the right to reject any or all bids, or any part thereof, to waiver irregularities or informalities in the bid or bidding process, and to give particular attention to the price to determine the most responsive bid.

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage participation in this bidding process by all interested firms, including disadvantaged, minority-owned, women-owned, and emerging small business enterprises.

All inquiries may be directed to the Public Works Department at (360) 354-3446.

Heather Sytsma

Office Manager

Published November 17, 2021

EVERSON

CITY OF EVERSON

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Everson City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at Everson City Hall, 111 W. Main St., Everson, WA at 7 p.m., to consider the 2022 Final Budget. Any party may submit written or oral comments at the hearing. If you are unable to attend the public hearing in person, you may submit your written comments by 4 p.m. on November 23, 2021 to the City Clerk at P.O. Box 315, Everson, WA 98247. Copies of the 2022 Final Budget are available for public viewing in the Clerk’s office.

M. Dickinson, Clerk/Treasurer

Published November 17, 2021


SUMAS

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given that the Sumas City Council will hold the final public hearing on the 2022 Budget on Monday, November 22, 2021 at 7:00pm in council chambers. Interested parties wishing to comment may appear in person or via online meeting or may submit written comment to the City Clerk by 4:00pm on November 22nd.

(Login info for the meeting will be available on the City’s website www.cityofsumas.com or by contacting the City Clerk).

Jennifer Bell

Finance Director

Published November 17, 2021

The following is a summary of Ordinance 1784 as adopted by the Sumas City Council during the regular meeting of November 08, 2021.

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE

NO. 1784

An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Sumas, Washington, Setting the Real Property Tax Levy for 2022.

Published November 17, 2021

The following is a summary of Ordinance 1785 as adopted by the Sumas City Council during the regular meeting November 08, 2021

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF SUMAS, WASHINGTON, GRANTING THE VACATION OF A RETAINED UTILITY EASEMENT LOCATED IN THE EAST HALF OF THAT VACATED PORTION OF PINE STREET IN JOHNSON’S ADDITION TO THE CITY OF SUMAS, ADJACENT TO THE WEST BOUNDARY OF LOT 6 OF BLOCK 8 AND THE EAST BOUNDARY OF LOT 1 OF BLOCK 11

Published November 17, 2021


NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE

TS #: 20-60534

Title Order #:  8763084

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE

Grantor:  JOHN D HUDSON AND NICKOLLA M HUDSON, HUSBAND AND WIFE

Current beneficiary of the deed of trust: Provident Funding Associates, L.P.

Current trustee of the deed of trust: North Star Trustee, LLC

Current mortgage servicer for the deed of trust: Provident Funding Associates, L.P.

Reference number of the deed of trust: 2080200400

Parcel Number(s): 99481 / 390233 202472 0000

I. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned Trustee, North Star Trustee, LLC will on 12/17/2021, at 9:00 AM at the main entrance of the Whatcom County Courthouse, 311 Grand Ave., Bellingham, WA 98225 sell at public auction to the highest and best bidder, payable at the time of sale, the following described real property, situated in the County of Whatcom, State of Washington, to-wit:

LOT 48, LABOUNTY ESTATES, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED SEPTEMBER 6, 2005, UNDER RECORDING NO. 2050900662, RECORDS OF WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON.

SITUATE IN WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON.

Commonly known as:    

5229 SPOONBILL LN

FERNDALE, WASHINGTON

98248

which is subject to that certain Deed of Trust dated 1/31/2008, recorded 2/5/2008, as Instrument No. 2080200400, records of Whatcom County, Washington, from JOHN D HUDSON AND NICKOLLA M HUDSON, HUSBAND AND WIFE, as Grantor(s), to FIRST AMERICAN TITLE COMPANY, as Trustee, to secure an obligation in favor of  Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. (“MERS”), as designated nominee for PROVIDENT FUNDING ASSOCIATES, L.P., beneficiary of the security instrument, its successors and assigns, as Beneficiary, the beneficial interest in which was assigned to  Provident Funding Associates, L.P., under an Assignment recorded under Auditor’s File No. 2120301760.

II. No action commenced by the Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust is now pending to seek satisfaction of the obligation in any Court by reason of the Borrower’s or Grantor’s default on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust.

III. The default(s) for which this foreclosure is made is/are as follows:

Failure to pay when due the following amounts which are now in arrears:

PAYMENT INFORMATION

Total Monthly Payments Due:                        TOTAL

September 1, 2019 – August 29, 2021                           $40,248.68

Corporate Advances:     $2,961.44

Inspections:                      $285.00

Taxes:                            $9,185.99

Insurance:                       $4,758.21

Escrow Credit:           ($10,859.96)

LATE CHARGE INFORMATION

TOTAL LATE CHARGES    TOTAL                           $1,163.37

PROMISSORY NOTE INFORMATION

Note Dated:     1/31/2008

Note Amount:           $210,000.00

Interest Paid To:       8/1/2019

Next Due Date:       9/1/2019

IV. The sum owing on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust is:  Principal   $217,667.74, together with interest as provided in the note or other instrument secured from 8/1/2019, and such other costs and fees as are due under the note or other instrument secured, and as are provided by statute.

V. The above-described real property will be sold to satisfy the expense of sale and the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust as provided by statute. The sale will be made without warranty, express or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances on 12/17/2021.  The default(s) referred to in Paragraph III must be cured by 12/6/2021, (11 days before the sale date) to cause a discontinuance of the sale.  The sale will be discontinued and terminated if at any time before 12/6/2021 (11 days before the sale) the default as set forth in Paragraph III is cured and the Trustee’s fees and costs are paid. Payment must be in cash or with cashiers or certified checks from a State or federally chartered bank.  The sale may be terminated any time after the 12/6/2021 (11 days before the sale date) and before the sale, by the Borrower or Grantor or the holder of any recorded junior lien or encumbrance paying the entire principal and interest secured by the Deed of Trust, plus costs, fees, and advances, if any, made pursuant to the terms of the obligation and/or Deed of Trust, and curing all other defaults.

VI. A written Notice of Default was transmitted by the Beneficiary or Trustee to the Borrower and Grantor at the following addresses:

NAME    ADDRESS

JOHN D HUDSON    

5229 SPOONBILL LN

FERNDALE, WASHINGTON 98248

NICKOLLA M HUDSON    5229 SPOONBILL LN

FERNDALE, WASHINGTON 98248

by both first class and certified mail on 3/4/2020, proof of which is in the possession of the Trustee; and the Borrower and Grantor were personally served 3/4/2020, with said written Notice of Default or the written Notice of Default was posted in a conspicuous place on the real property described in Paragraph I above, and the Trustee has possession of proof of such service or posting.

VII. The Trustee whose name and address are set forth below will provide in writing to anyone requesting it, a statement of all costs and fees due at any time prior to the sale.

VIII. The effect of the sale will be to deprive the Grantor and all those who hold by, through or under the Grantor of all their interest in the above described property.

IX. Anyone having any objections to this sale on any grounds whatsoever will be afforded an opportunity to be heard as to those objections if they bring a lawsuit to restrain the sale pursuant to RCW 61.24.130.  Failure to bring such a lawsuit may result in a waiver of any proper grounds for invalidating the Trustee’s sale.

X. NOTICE TO OCCUPANTS OR TENANTS – The purchaser at the Trustee’s Sale is entitled to possession of the property on the 20th day following the sale, as against the Grantor under the deed of trust (the owner) and anyone having an interest junior to the deed of trust, including occupants and tenants.  After the 20th day following the sale the purchaser has the right to evict occupants and tenants by summary proceedings under the Unlawful Detainer Act, Chapter 59.12 RCW.  For tenant-occupied property, the purchaser shall provide a tenant with written notice in accordance with RCW 61.24.060.

THIS NOTICE IS THE FINAL STEP BEFORE THE FORECLOSURE SALE OF YOUR HOME.

You have only 20 DAYS from the recording date of this notice to pursue mediation.

DO NOT DELAY. CONTACT A HOUSING COUNSELOR OR AN ATTORNEY LICENSED IN WASHINGTON NOW to assess your situation and refer you to mediation if you are eligible and it may help you save your home. See below for safe sources of help.

SEEKING ASSISTANCE - Housing counselors and legal assistance may be available at little or no cost to you. If you would like assistance in determining your rights and opportunities to keep your house, you may contact the following:

The statewide foreclosure hotline for assistance and referral to housing counselors recommended by the Housing Finance Commission:  Telephone: 1-877-894HOME (1-877-894-4663)

Web site: http://www.dfi.wa.gov/consumers/homeownership/

The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development: Telephone: 1-800-569-4287

Web site: http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD

The statewide civil legal aid hotline for assistance and referrals to other housing counselors and attorneys

Telephone: 1-800-606-4819    Web site: http://www.ocla.wa.gov/

This office is enforcing a security interest of your creditor. To the extent that your obligation has been discharged by a bankruptcy court or is subject to an automatic stay of bankruptcy, this notice is for informational purposes only and does not constitute a demand for payment or any attempt to collect such obligation.

DATED: 8/2/2021

North Star Trustee, LLC, as Trustee

Lisa Hackney, Vice President of Trustee Operations

Address for service:

North Star Trustee, LLC

6100 219th ST SW, Suite 480

Mountlake Terrace, Washington 98043

Trustee Phone No: (206) 866-5345

Beneficiary / Servicer Phone:  (800) 696-8199 ext: 7772

STATE OF WASHINGTON          )                                             ) ss.

COUNTY OF SNOHOMISH    )

I certify that I know or have satisfactory evidence that Lisa Hackney is the person who appeared before me, and said person acknowledged that (he/she) signed this instrument, on oath stated that (he/she) was authorized to execute the instrument and acknowledged it as the Vice President of Trustee Operations of North Star Trustee, LLC to be the free and voluntary act of such party for the uses and purposes mentioned in the instrument.

Dated: 8/2/2021

Kellie Barnes    

NOTARY PUBLIC in and for the State of Washington, residing at Lynnwood, WA

My commission expires 6/10/2024

EPP 33036 11/17, 12/8/2021

Published November 17 & December 8, 2021


PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHATCOM

In Re the Estate of

BETTY L. DAHLGREN, Deceased.

NO.  21-4-00888-37

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

RCW 11.40.030

Judge Robert E. Olson

The co-Personal Representatives named below have been appointed as co-Personal Representatives of this estate.  Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time the claim would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner as provided in RCW 11.40.070 by serving on or mailing to the co-Personal Representatives or the co-Personal Representative’s attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and filing the original of the claim with the court.  The claim must be presented within the later of:  

1. Thirty (30) days after the co-Personal Representatives served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(3); or

2. Four (4) months after the date of the first publication of the notice.  

If the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim is forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.40.051 and 11.40.060.  This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and non-probate assets.

Date of First Publication: November 10, 2021

Co-Personal Representatives:    Mark J. Dahlgren

Dirk W. Dahlgren

c/o 709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Attorney for the Personal Representative: Nicole L. Terpstra,   WSBA #32974

Nicole L. Terpstra, Attorney at Law, PLLC

709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Address for Mailing or Service:    Nicole L. Terpstra, Attorney at Law, PLLC

709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Published November 10, 17 & 24,  2021

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHATCOM

In Re the Estate of

SARALEE REECK, Deceased.

NO.  21-4-00872-37

PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS

RCW 11.40.030

Judge Lee Grochmal

The co-Personal Representatives named below have been appointed as co-Personal Representatives of this estate.  Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time the claim would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner as provided in RCW 11.40.070 by serving on or mailing to the co-Personal Representatives or the co-Personal Representative’s attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and filing the original of the claim with the court.  The claim must be presented within the later of:  

1. Thirty (30) days after the co-Personal Representatives served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(3); or

2. Four (4) months after the date of the first publication of the notice.  

If the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim is forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.40.051 and 11.40.060.  This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and non-probate assets.

Date of First Publication: November 10, 2021

Co-Personal Representatives:    Philip Reeck

Robert Reeck

c/o 709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Attorney for the Personal Representative: Nicole L. Terpstra,   WSBA #32974

Nicole L. Terpstra, Attorney at Law, PLLC

709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Address for Mailing or Service:    Nicole L. Terpstra, Attorney at Law, PLLC

709 Grover Street

Lynden, WA 98264

Published November 10, 17 & 24, 2021


PUBLIC NOTICE

DeKoster Excavating, Bryan Korthuis, 9602 Double Ditch Rd Lynden, WA 98264, is seeking coverage under the Washington State Department of Ecology’s Construction Stormwater NPDES and State Waste Discharge General Permit.

The proposed project, Kamm Creek PRD, is located at the west side of Northwood Rd 670 ft south of Kamm Rd in Lynden in Whatcom County.

This project involves 15 acres of soil disturbance for Residential construction activities.

The receiving waterbody is Kamm Creek.

Any persons desiring to present their views to the Washington State Department of Ecology regarding this Application, or interested in Ecology’s action on this Application, may notify Ecology in writing no later than 30 days of the last date of publication of this notice. Ecology reviews public comments and considers whether discharges from this project would cause a measurable change in receiving water quality, and, if so, whether the project is necessary and in the overriding public interest according to Tier II anti-degradation requirements under WAC 173-201A-320.

Comments can be submitted to:

ecyrewqianoi@ecy.wa.gov, or

ATTN: Water Quality Program, Construction Stormwater

Washington State Department of Ecology

P.O. Box 47696

Olympia, WA 98504-7696

Published November 17 & 24, 2021


SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON

IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHATCOM

OLIVER FERNDALE PROPERTY, LLC, a Washington limited liability company, and

COOPER FERNDALE PROPERTY, LLC, a Washington limited liability company,

Plaintiffs,

vs.

Unknown Heirs and/or Devisees of W H KAUFMAN, deceased,

Defendants.

No.  21-2-01056-37

SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION

Judge:   Robert E. Olson

STATE OF WASHINGTON TO: Unknown Heirs and/or Devisees of W H KAUFMAN, deceased;

AND TO:    All other persons or parties unknown claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described in the Complaint herein, Defendants:

YOU AND EACH OF YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to appear within sixty (60) days after the date of first Publication of this Summons, to-wit, sixty (60) days after the 13th day of October 2021, and defend the above-entitled action in the above-entitled court and answer the Complaint of the Plaintiffs, OLIVER FERNDALE PROPERTY, LLC, a Washington limited liability company, and COOPER FERNDALE PROPERTY, LLC, a Washington limited liability company, and serve a copy of your answer upon the undersigned attorney for Plaintiffs, Lesa Starkenburg-Kroontje at her office below stated; and, in case your failure to do so, judgment will be rendered against you according to the demand of the Complaint in this action, which has been filed with the clerk of said court.    

This object of this action is to quiet title in Plaintiffs to real estate located in Whatcom County, Washington, described as:

Parcel B: All that portion of the following described real property lying Southwesterly of State Route 5, Bellingham to Smith Road Vicinity, which is shown of record in Volume “A” of Highway Plats, page 155, records to said Whatcom County:

The South 298 feet of Lot 14, “Plat of Downies Addition to North Bellingham, Washington”, as per map thereof, recorded in Book 3 of Plats, page 29, in the Auditor’s office of Whatcom County, State of Washington.

Situate in Whatcom County, Washington.

against the claim of the Defendants and any one of them.

DATED this 6th day of October 2021.                STARKENBURG-KROONTJE AT LAW P.S

LESA STARKENBURG-KROONTJE, WSBA # 21843            Attorney for Plaintiffs            313 4th Street            Lynden, WA 98264

Published October 13, 20, 27 & November 3, 10, 17, 2021